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It's Not Just Hunger Anymore. There's A Bigger, Badder Problem Starting To Encompass All That.

Before you move on, take a second and ask yourself what malnutrition means. A lot of people think it's one thing, but it's really two.

It's Not Just Hunger Anymore. There's A Bigger, Badder Problem Starting To Encompass All That.

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Question 1: What causes malnutrition?

A. Having too little to eat.


B. Having too much to eat.

C. Eating the wrong kinds of food.

D. All of the above.

Question 2: How many children in the world suffer from malnutrition?

A. 5 million children

B. 5% of children

C. 15.7 million children

D. 15.7% of children

Watch the following for the answer to the first question, then keep scrolling for the second answer.

Now that you know what malnutrition is, here is the population of children exposed to that harm. Criminal, I know.

If you learned something new, don't just keep that nugget of knowledge to yourself. Pass that information on!

This article originally appeared on 01.09.18


Why should a superintendent get a raise while teachers in the same district struggling to make ends meet see their paychecks flatline — year after year after year?

Teacher Deyshia Hargrave begged the question. Minutes later, she was handcuffed and placed in the backseat of a cop car.

The scene was captured below by YouTube user Chris Rosa, who attended a board meeting for Vermilion Parish Schools in Louisiana.

You can watch Hargrave begin speaking about 33 seconds in. The situation starts becoming contentious around 6:35 minutes. Hargrave is arrested at 8:35, and then walked outside in handcuffs and placed in the back of police vehicle. (Story continues below.)



"We work very hard with very little to maintain the salaries that we have," Hargrave, who teaches middle school language arts, said during a public comment portion of the meeting, stating that she's seen classroom sizes balloon during her time at the school with no increased compensation. "We're meeting those goals, while someone in that position of leadership [the superintendent] is getting raise? It's a sad, sad day to be a teacher in Vermilion Parish."

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